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Description

The small plate features a black and white bust image of Ulysses S. Grant layered in front of a red, white, and blue escutcheon shape (shield). Two swords intersect below this image. Documentary information appears on the dish's reverse.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Earliest

January 1961

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1961-1965

Measurement

4 7/8 inches (diameter)

Materials and Techniques Display

transfer printing

Inscription

recto: GRANT verso: CIVIL WAR CENTENNIAL / 1861-1865 / 1961-1965 verso, on sticker: MADE IN / JAPAN

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

decorative plate

Class

Article

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

ID

5121

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Grant Shield Decorative Plate

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